Minister of Justice and Public Security Per-Willy Amundsen (Progress Party)

Historical archive

Published under: Solberg's Government

Publisher Ministry of Justice and Public Security

E-mail postmottak@jd.dep.no

Born: 1971
Marital status: Married, one child

Per-Willy Amundsen is responsible for public security and the preservation and development of basic guarantees of the rule of law.

Latest speeches and statements

Replies to the Storting

Political appointments

2016- Minister of Justice and Public Security
2013-2016 State Secretary for Minister of Local Government and Modernisation
  Jan Tore Sanner
2011-2013 Member, Standing Committee on Energy and the Environment
2013-2017 First Substitute Member of Parliament, Troms County
2009-2011 Member, Standing Committee on Local Government and
  Public Administration
2005-2013 Member of Parliament
2005-2009 Second Vice Chairman, Standing Committee on Local Government and
  Public Administration
2003-2005 Member, Harstad Municipal Executive Board
2003-2005 Representative and group leader, Harstad Municipal Council
2001-2005 First Substitute Member of Parliament, Troms County
1999-2003 Representative, Harstad Municipal Council
1999-2003

Member, Harstad Planning Committee

 

Party appointments

2000-2002 Chairman, Harstad Progress Party
1992-1994 Executive committee member, Hordaland Progress Party's Youth        
1989-1990 Chairman, Troms Progress Party's Youth
1986-1990 Chairman, Harstad Progress Party's Youth

 

Other appointments

2006-2007 Member, Contact Committee for Immigrants and the Authorities      
2003-2005 Chairman of the board, AOT Go Online AS
1999-2005 Associate judge, Trondenes District Court

 

Career history

2002-2005 R&D Manager, AOT Go Online AS
1999-2001 Software developer, self-employed
1997-1999 Executive officer, Harstad social welfare office
1995-1996 Developer / finance officer, Ad Notam Norge AS                             
1995 Consultant, Cinet Harstad AS
1995 Substitute teacher, Harstad Municipality

 

Education

1999-2001 Computer science subjects, Sør-Trøndelag University College
1999 Leadership foundation course, Norwegian Home Guard
1991-1995   Finance and administration studies from the MSc in Business programme, NHH
1990-1991 Compulsory military service, Norwegian Army Signal Corps